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The IRS innocent spouse rule

The Internal Revenue Service recognizes that sometimes when a joint return is filed, both parties may not be liable for the resulting tax liability. However, when there is a tax obligation, either party can be held jointly and severally liable. The Internal Revenue Service provides 3 types of innocent spouse relief, separation of responsibilities, and equitable relief. Innocent spouse relief…

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It is a bullish sign when a company buys its own shares!

Dear Partner-Investor. Shareholders and investors of two blue-chip companies received good news on Monday, July 9, 2007, which has potentially bullish consequences in the long run. First, Johnson & Johnson announced the buyback of up to $ 10 billion of its common shares. Then, ConocoPhillips announced the buyback of a $ 15 billion share buyback program, representing a $ 13…

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Bosses need the gift of better meeting leadership

Studies show that millions of meetings are held each day in the United States and thousands of dollars are spent per meeting hour where meetings include multiple executives as attendees. Are all these meetings a business investment or a waste of time? Sadly, many of those same studies indicate that managers who attended meetings felt that up to half their…

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5 steps to creating an online business directory

Starting an online business directory can be quite easy, but if you have no idea where and how to start, reading this article will help you get started. Step one: The first thing to know about starting an online business directory is what your target market will be – in other words, what type of businesses you want to eventually…

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The history of typing

Originally, of course, all the writing was done by hand. The first person to patent a typewriter was Henry Mill. His idea was entered into the records of the British Patent Office in 1714. Unfortunately, Henry Mill never made his typewriter due to impatience with manufacturing. After this, more types of typewriters were invented, but they were huge and heavy,…

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5 factors that affect your business credit

What constitutes your business credit score? What gives you the best chance of getting a loan? Here are some factors that influence your business credit image and what you can do to get the most out of them: 1. Payment History – Your payment history is an important part of your business credit profile and is what your D&B Paydex…

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When is a crayon not a crayon?

Conte Crayon’s story is interesting. During the French Revolution, when Paris was under siege, much-needed supplies of English graphite were permanently seized, creating a problem for French pencil, artist, and scientist Nicholas-Jacques Conté. Conté had opened his pencil factory with his brother Louis in 1793. In order for his business to survive, he had to find another way to produce…

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Cheap hotels in Denver

Denver is known for being a populated city in Colorado, United States. It is known as the City of Mile High. It has an official elevation of one mile above sea level. Its location makes it an exotic vacation on a tropical island. It offers many sights and attractions to see. They have the most luxurious and adventurous cruises. There…

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